ASSISTANT DIRECTOR BUREAU OF SANITATION

Executive

contact information

Veretta Everheart
veretta.everheart@lacity.org

job description

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR BUREAU OF SANITATION

THIS POSITION IS EXEMPT FROM CIVIL SERVICE


DEPARTMENT: Public Works Department – LA Sanitation


SALARY: $149,020 to $217,861 ANNUALLY


DUTIES: The Assistant Director for the Bureau of Sanitation (Clean Water), through Division Managers and subordinate Supervisors: plans, organizes, coordinates and administers the functions and activities of the two Clean Water Conveyance Divisions, Watershed Protection Division and the Wastewater Engineering Division. Specific duties of this position include: short- and long- term financial planning; budgetary, equipment, and personnel allocations; as well as managing the Divisions to meet the City goals, LA Sanitation goals, legal mandates and changing operational needs. The Assistant Director also provides oversight and guidance to division managers on all aspects of water conveyance and often represents LA Sanitation or the City in an official capacity before the Mayor, City Council, Board of Public Works and other governmental agencies. Additional critical functions of the Watershed Group include but are not limited to local flood protection, mitigation of sanitary sewer overflows, water conveyance, stormwater water quality requirements, and developing the City’s Green Infrastructure Programs.


REQUIRMENTS

The qualified candidate will have a minimum of two years of full-time paid management experience at least at the level of Chief Management Analyst within the City of Los Angeles or equivalent external experience.  Experience in at least two critical functions is highly desired.  

SELECTION PROCESS

Applications will be reviewed after the application deadline.  Depending on the number of applicants and based on the review of the applications, only the most qualified candidates will be asked to interview for the position.  All applicants will be notified once the selection process is complete

How to apply

To Be Considered

All applications are to be submitted via email. 

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and phone numbers of three work-related references by Friday, January 21, 2022 to: Veretta Everheart at veretta.everheart@lacity.org.

For questions, please email veretta.everheart@lacity.org.  You may also look at the LASAN website at www.lacitysan.org for information about the organization.

For candidates seeking initial City employment, in accordance with Los Angeles City Ordinance 187134, information regarding COVID-19 vaccination requirements as conditions of employment may be found at: https://clkrep.lacity.org/onlinedocs/2021/21-0921_ord_187134_8-24-21.pdf